After the Golden Age? Welfare State Dilemmas in a Global Economy
PART ONE: DECLINE OR RENEWAL IN THE ADVANCED WELFARE STATES?
John D Stephens
The Scandinavian Welfare States
|Achievements, Crisis and Prospects
Welfare States without Work
|The Impasse of Labour Shedding and Familialism in Continental European Social Policy
Francis G Castles
Needs-Based Strategies of Social Protection in Australia and New Zealand
When Markets Fail
|Social Welfare in Canada and the United States
PART TWO: EMERGING NEW WELFARE STATES?
Options for Social Policy in Latin America
|Neoliberal versus Social Democratic Models
Roger Goodman and Ito Peng
The East Asian Welfare States
|Peripatetic Learning, Adaptive Change and Nation-Building
Social Protection in Central and Eastern Europe
|A Tale of Slipping Anchors and Torn Safety Nets
Positive-Sum Solutions in a World of Trade-Offs?